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  [[span class="​h3"​]] Powerful [[/span]]  [[span class="​h3"​]] Powerful [[/span]]
   
- Designed to run on [http://​www.nxp.com/​products/​microcontrollers/​product_series/​lpc1700/​ 32 bit hardware] in an age of [https://​www.arduino.cc/​en/​Main/​ArduinoBoardMega2560 8-bit boards], with a lot of effort put into optimisation,​ and moving forward to [http://​www.nxp.com/​products/​microcontrollers/​product_series/​lpc4300/​ more powerful] platforms as they appear. Does it's job faster, more correctly, and of course smoothly. [[a data-toggle="​collapse"​ href="#​u-collapse-powerful"​]] More [[/a]]+ Designed to run on [[http://​www.nxp.com/​products/​microcontrollers/​product_series/​lpc1700/​|32 bit hardware]] in an age of [[https://​www.arduino.cc/​en/​Main/​ArduinoBoardMega2560|8-bit boards]], with a lot of effort put into optimisation,​ and moving forward to [[http://​www.nxp.com/​products/​microcontrollers/​product_series/​lpc4300/​|more powerful]] platforms as they appear. Does it's job faster, more correctly, and of course smoothly. [[a data-toggle="​collapse"​ href="#​u-collapse-powerful"​]] More [[/a]]
  
  
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  [[span class="​h3"​]] Open Source [[/span]]  [[span class="​h3"​]] Open Source [[/span]]
   
- Open-Source [https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieware firmware] running on Open-Hardware [https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieboard boards], written and designed by the community, for the community. Contributors welcome !  [[a data-toggle="​collapse"​ href="#​u-collapse-opensource"​]] More [[/a]]+ Open-Source ​[[https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieware|firmware]] running on Open-Hardware ​[[https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieboard|boards]], written and designed by the community, for the community. Contributors welcome !  [[a data-toggle="​collapse"​ href="#​u-collapse-opensource"​]] More [[/a]]
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  [[span class="​h3"​]] Universal [[/span]]  [[span class="​h3"​]] Universal [[/span]]
- Brings different communities together to create a larger project :​ supports [http://​smoothieware.org/​laser-cutter-guide laser cutting], [http://​smoothieware.org/​3d-printer-guide 3D printing] and [http://​smoothieware.org/​cnc-mill-guide CNC milling], instead of specializing on one job. Means more community, more contributors,​ more features, more eyes on the code, more documentation and more awesomeness. [[a data-toggle="​collapse"​ href="#​u-collapse-universal"​]] More [[/a]]+ Brings different communities together to create a larger project :​ supports ​[[http://​smoothieware.org/​laser-cutter-guide|laser cutting]], [[http://​smoothieware.org/​3d-printer-guide|3D printing]] and [[http://​smoothieware.org/​cnc-mill-guide|CNC milling]], instead of specializing on one job. Means more community, more contributors,​ more features, more eyes on the code, more documentation and more awesomeness. [[a data-toggle="​collapse"​ href="#​u-collapse-universal"​]] More [[/a]]
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 When Smoothie was designed originally, all Open-Hardware CNC controllers were running on the awesome Arduino, which is 8-bit. When Smoothie was designed originally, all Open-Hardware CNC controllers were running on the awesome Arduino, which is 8-bit.
  
-While this platform led to some incredible progress, like pretty much launching the [http://​www.reprap.org/​ Reprap] project, it was coming to it's limits, adding features was difficult, there were some serious technical shortcomings and limitations. ​+While this platform led to some incredible progress, like pretty much launching the [[http://​www.reprap.org/​|Reprap]] project, it was coming to it's limits, adding features was difficult, there were some serious technical shortcomings and limitations. ​
  
 Smoothie was created to take advantage of the more powerful 32-bit microcontrollers available at the time, to add more features, do things more correctly and faster, and be able to experiment again. Smoothie was created to take advantage of the more powerful 32-bit microcontrollers available at the time, to add more features, do things more correctly and faster, and be able to experiment again.
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 Everything Smoothie-related,​ from the code, to the hardware design files, to the documentation,​ is fully Open-Source. Everything Smoothie-related,​ from the code, to the hardware design files, to the documentation,​ is fully Open-Source.
  
-The firmware is licensed under the [http://​www.gnu.org/​licenses/​gpl-3.0.en.html GPL v3 license] and can be found at https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieware+The firmware is licensed under the [[http://​www.gnu.org/​licenses/​gpl-3.0.en.html|GPL v3 license]] and can be found at https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieware
  
-The hardware files for the Smoothieboard are licensed under the [http://​www.ohwr.org/​projects/​cernohl/​wiki CERN OHL v.1.2] and can be found at https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieboard+The hardware files for the Smoothieboard are licensed under the [[http://​www.ohwr.org/​projects/​cernohl/​wiki|CERN OHL v.1.2]] and can be found at https://​github.com/​Smoothieware/​Smoothieboard
  
-All of the documentation on this wiki is user-produced,​ and licensed under the Creative Commons [http://​creativecommons.org/​licenses/​by-sa/​3.0/​ CC-BY-SA 3.0] license.+All of the documentation on this wiki is user-produced,​ and licensed under the Creative Commons ​[[http://​creativecommons.org/​licenses/​by-sa/​3.0/​|CC-BY-SA 3.0]] license.
  
 We strongly believe in the idea of Open-Source and Open-Hardware,​ and see every day how much awesomer sharing everything makes a project. We strongly believe in the idea of Open-Source and Open-Hardware,​ and see every day how much awesomer sharing everything makes a project.
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 The main 3 machines supported currently, are laser cutters, 3D printers and CNC mills, and each has a step by step guide : The main 3 machines supported currently, are laser cutters, 3D printers and CNC mills, and each has a step by step guide :
  
-[[include ​guides]]+{{page>guides}}
  
 Other machines machine types are possible, like vinyl cutters, and more machines are planned, like lathes, plasma cutters and 4/5-axis CNC mills. Other machines machine types are possible, like vinyl cutters, and more machines are planned, like lathes, plasma cutters and 4/5-axis CNC mills.